Town Employment Opportunities

Welcome to the Town of South Bruce Peninsula Internet Job Board 
Who are we?

The Town of South Bruce Peninsula encompasses some of the best natural recreation opportunities in the Province of Ontario. We employ approximately 130 staff in more than 30 types of jobs. These jobs are located throughout the municipality.

What do we do?

The Town provides a wide range of services to the public such as: drinking water, snow removal, road maintenance, licensing, building permits, water treatment, waste management including recycling, parks and recreation, animal control, bylaw enforcement, birth/death registration, marriage licenses.



Current Employment Opportunities

Help Wanted




Chief Building Official (2014 Salary Range $77,862 to $91,088)

The Town of South Bruce Peninsula is a progressive, four season municipality nestled amongst the shores of Georgian Bay and Lake Huron with the scenic Niagara Escarpment in the background.  Our community is the gateway to the Bruce Peninsula, a recreational and natural paradise.

Reporting to the Manager of Legislative Services/Clerk/CEMC, the successful applicant will be responsible to perform all statutory duties of the Chief Building Official in accordance with the Building Code, Building Code Act and various other Acts and legislation.  The Chief Building Official is also required to be appointed as the alternate Property Standards Officer.

Preference will be given to those candidates who have a minimum of five years municipal experience in a building department.  Candidates should have proven supervisory experience and have thorough knowledge of the Building Code Act and Building Code.  Successful completion of the Building Code knowledge examinations in the areas of general legal process, small buildings, large buildings, plumbing-all buildings and on-site sewage systems is required.  Registration with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing as per the Ontario Building Code/Act is also required.   The complete job description for the Chief Building Official position is available from the Town of South Bruce Peninsula municipal office and on the Town website.

Resumes including qualifications will be received in sealed envelopes and by the undersigned until noon on August 5, 2014.  Please mark “Chief Building Official” on the outside of the sealed envelope.

The Town thanks all applicants; however, only those contacted for an interview will be notified.

Jacquie Farrow-Lawrence, M.Ed., DPM
Administrator, Town of South Bruce Peninsula
PO Box 310, 315 George Street
Wiarton ON N0H 2T0
519-534-1400 ext 121;
Toll Free 1-877-534-1400
Fax 519-534-4862


When an employment vacancy arises, an advertisement is placed in the appropriate local newspapers. If the vacancy is for a unionized position, it will be posted internally first, and if there is no suitable candidate, the position will then be advertised in the newspapers. Applications submitted electronically must be in Microsoft Word 2003 format.

In accordance with Municipal Freedom of Information and Privacy Legislation, applicant information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used strictly for candidate selection. We thank you in advance for your interest in the above noted position. However, please note that only those applicants receiving an interview will be advised of the recruitment outcome. The Town of South Bruce Peninsula is committed to employment equity.